4 Sep

Clash of the tech titans in India

Google retains only a slight lead over Facebook in the competition for digital ad dollars in the crucial India market.

29 Aug

Instagram adds safety features to combat fake accounts

The picture-sharing network will add a detailed 'about' section for each profile, a place to apply for verification, and two-factor authentication.

Aug 16, 2018

Smartphone time guzzles up one full day a week

BankMyCell finds smartphone owners use their devices for nearly three hours a day.

Jun 22, 2018

Instagram's new app to take on YouTube

The picture-sharing social network unveils a new standalone, video-only app to its now one billion users worldwide.

May 2, 2018

Facebook enters dating game; adds data privacy features

The world's largest social media platform announces a series of new features for its various apps, focusing on user data privacy.

Mar 16, 2018

Celebrity influencers not always the best fit

New research turns the tables on traditional social media influencer theory, showing smaller, concentrated audiences could be more useful for brands.

Mar 7, 2018

BlackBerry sues Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram

BlackBerry has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Facebook, arguing the social media company copied features from BlackBerry Messenger.

Feb 14, 2018

Google's 'me-too' move into story territory

Content-rich full-screen stories will soon start appearing on the top of Google search results.

Feb 13, 2018

Snapchat's young demographic proves loyal

Snapchat, owned by Snap, retains an advantage with the millennial generation, despite attempts by Facebook-owned Instagram to woo them away.

Feb 7, 2018

Social media scams to gain traction in 2018

As social media continues to gain prominence, experts warn users to watch out for blackmail, money laundering, identity theft, and dating scams.

Feb 7, 2018

Snapchat convinces investors it can fight Instagram

Snap reports surging growth in users and revenue in its latest quarter, reviving hopes it can survive competition with Facebook's Instagram.

Jan 26, 2018

Instagram Stories relaxes size constraints

The online picture-sharing network will soon let users upload pictures and videos of any dimensions to their stories.

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